Category: TV

Ricardo Montaban and Patrick McGoohan

Patrick McGoohan and Ricardo Montaban were two of my favorite actors when I was young. Neither one was exactly a superstar, but both of them starred in movies and TV shows that I loved. They have both died in the

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Travel Channel’s Man vs Food

Do you really want your last words to be I’ll have another pork chop please?-Coach to Luther The Travel Channel has a number of food related travel shows-mostly of the I’m-not-sure-I’d-eat-that type. Andrew Zimmern and Anthony Bourdain go to exotic

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Emmy Nominations 2008

I watch a lot of TV, but not as much as I used to. I hear stats from time to time that people are wringing theirs hands over kids watching four or five hours of TV a day, and I

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Mandy Patinkin bye,bye Crimial Minds

Mandy Patinkin is a great talent, but anytime he loses creative control, he walks. He’s been great in everything I’ve ever seen him in. The only trouble is that he doesn’t like doing the same role for very long. So

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Special K-Especially for Anorexics!

The Special K commercial is supposed to be cute and funny, it has a couple of girls skipping breakfast that have that embarrassing rumble in their tummies that they wouldn’t have if they just ate some breakfast. Ok, fine as

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